| Jul 29, 2012
| 4:55 PM
Like many young men who labored through youth football leagues, high school competition and eventually the college gridiron, Gino Gradkowski had visions of reaching the pinnacle of his profession and playing in the NFL. But Gradkowski — whose...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 4:07 PM
— To see how much influence Robert Griffin III is beginning to accumulate in the Washington, D.C. area, consider that the Washington Redskins quarterback is being given credit for helping the last-place Washington Wizards upset the reigning NBA...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 7:00 AM
In the recent past, when the calendar flipped to December, fans of the Washington Redskins could look forward to the holidays but little else.
The same can’t be said this season as the team is in the thick of the playoff hunt. At 6-6, Washington...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 10:10 AM
ASHBURN, Va. – For the first five seasons of his NFL career, Chris Chester called Baltimore home after he was drafted in the second round in 2006. But after the NFL lockout ended in July 2011, the offensive lineman made the move to the Washington...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 6:01 PM
Matt Birk has made his home in Baltimore for nearly four years. Only quarterback Joe Flacco has a longer consecutive games streak among Ravens. The center has played against all but two teams in his 60 games with the Ravens — and the team closest to...
| Jul 24, 2011
| 5:22 PM
The NFL players' leadership is expected to recommend the labor deal Monday, which would move the league one step closer to ending the lockout.
According to an ESPN report, the league and the players have reached an agreement on the remaining issues in...
| Oct 3, 2010
| 5:05 PM
Joe Flacco's exhilarating, last-minute 18-yard touchdown pass to T.J. Houshmandzadeh did more than elevate the Ravens to the top of the AFC North.
The Ravens' 17-14 triumph over the previously undefeated Pittsburgh Steelers at Heinz Field marked Flacco's...
| Aug 22, 2011
| 4:15 PM
Domonique Foxworth worked with the Ravens' starting defense for the first time in a couple of weeks, a sign that his surgically repaired knee is improving.
Foxworth, who started every game in 2009, missed last season when he tore the anterior cruciate...
| Apr 14, 2011
| 1:14 PM
Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome has earned his reputation as one of the league’s best talent evaluators due in large part to his success with hitting on first-round selections such as Ray Lewis, Ed Reed, Chris McAlister, Terrell Suggs and...
| May 3, 2011
| 9:00 AM
The Ravens did well in addressing needs during last weekend’s NFL draft. In the first two rounds, they added a supersized press cornerback in Jimmy Smith and a speedy receiver with big-play potential in Torrey Smith. But they still have holes to...
| Jan 24, 2011
| 2:24 PM
During the season Ravens columnist Mike Preston graded the Ravens' progress after each game. Today, Preston offers his final grades for the season by position, including the coaching staff.
Quarterback: Joe Flacco continued to improve on the field...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 2:00 PM
We won't know for sure until a new collective bargaining agreement is in place, but Ravens guard Marshal Yanda might be an unrestricted free agent when the NFL reopens business. If that's the case, the Ravens will have plenty of competition for the...